Reviews by Shannon Toussaint
On 6/27 Shannon Toussaint wrote: Jesus Manifesto by Leonard Sweet and Frank Viola is a great book to get you into studying the scripture to see who Jesus really is, which is not always who He’s made out to be. This book makes you see for yourself what your answer is to the important question “Who do you say that I am?” Have ... Jesus Manifesto
On 5/6 Shannon Toussaint wrote: So it’s taken me a while to finally get to this book. I’ve had it for well over a month, but until schoolwork was done, I hardly had time to read. Now, after finishing Bride Collector, I’ve finally been able to enjoy Hand of Fate by Lis Wiehl. It’s the second of her Triple Threat Novels, and ... Lis Wiehl's Hand of Fate
On 3/3 Shannon Toussaint wrote: Buried Alive is an intriguing book about the almost year-long captivity of Roy Hallums in Iraq. He relives the kidnapping and the captivity to great detail. Hallums was in captivity for 311 days, and while we don’t get to read about all of those days, with the information he provides it is easy to ... Roy Hallums: Buried Alive
On 2/8 Shannon Toussaint wrote: “Can you not see that your fears of what could happen are keeping you from what could be?” Free Book by Brian Tome is a great book that challenges our everyday thinking and invites us to enjoy freedom in Christ. He tackles the issue of strongholds that may keep us from experiencing that freedom. ... Free To Be
On 12/2 Shannon Toussaint wrote: I recently received a book in the mail, and have enjoyed exploring it’s contents. Many of these stories are well-known to me, but the format is different—and refreshing. The NKJV Greatest Stories of the Bible is a collection of 250 stories from the Old and New Testaments in storybook format. The ... NKJV Greatest Stories of the Bible
On 10/13 Shannon Toussaint wrote: “Don’t be afraid,” He said. “Take courage. I am here!”—Matthew 14:27 NLTWhat are you afraid of? Every day seems to bring a new item to our already long list of fears. But how do we overcome those fears? What can we do, even if the situation is out of our control? How do we keep fear from ... Max Lucado, Fearless.
On 10/5 Shannon Toussaint wrote: I saw this book on the review list, and knew I had to read it. Talk about the right choice. So what is Redefining Beautiful? This book for girls is about learning what beauty is from God’s perspective. Jenna changes the focus from looking in the mirror, to looking at what God, our heavenly Father, ... Jenna Lucado, Redefining Beautiful: What God Sees When God Sees You.
On 9/23 Shannon Toussaint wrote: Jones is a Noticer, this man that wanders into a person’s life, a mysterious old man that no one really knows much about, but a man whose mindset is desperately needed in many people’s lives. He offers perspective, something we often lose sight of in life situations. He asks questions, answers ... Andy Andrews’ The Noticer